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Domaine de Ferrand

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2018 Domaine de Ferrand  (Châteauneuf-du-Pape) 93

Lush, round, fruity and fresh, this is already showing well. The dark cherries are ripe, sweet, spicy and fleshy with loads of fruit on the nose, palate and end. The wine blends 90% Grenache, 8% Syrah and 2% Mourvedre. 93 Points

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2016 Domaine de Ferrand  (Châteauneuf-du-Pape) 92

Full bodied, lush, rich, ripe, round and fresh, the peppery, sweet, red fruits offer sweetness, purity, character and length. The wine was made from blending 90% Grenache, 8% Syrah and 2% Mourvedre. 92 Points

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2015 Domaine de Ferrand  (Châteauneuf-du-Pape) 93

Elegant, medium-bodied, soft and silky, with a core of ripe, fresh kirsch, strawberry, flowers and wild herbs. Made from 90% old vine Grenache and assorted other allowable grape varieties, you can enjoy this now for all its delicious red berries or age it 5-7 years for more tertiary development. 93 Points

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2014 Domaine de Ferrand  (Châteauneuf-du-Pape) 92

Forward, medium-bodied, elegant, soft, silky and ready to go wine with a focus on ripe, sweet, spicy, cherries, kirsch, strawberry and cherry notes. 92 Points

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2013 Domaine de Ferrand  (Châteauneuf-du-Pape) 89

Soft and approachable, medium bodied and fresh, the red cherry notes show a nice sense of purity and freshness. 89 Points

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2012 Domaine de Ferrand  (Châteauneuf-du-Pape) 94

Obviously young, but this is such a great style of wine, who cares? Lushly textured, with supple layers of sweet, ripe, juicy kirsch, black raspberry, wet earth, spice and garrigue. The wine is long, concentrated and fresh. Drink it now, if you like your Grenache young, or age it for secondary character and more softness. 94 Points

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2010 Domaine de Ferrand  (Châteauneuf-du-Pape) 95

Even better than the 2009, this super wine has it all. The fruit is fabulous. It's ripe, sweet and fresh, with layers of cherries, black raspberries and kirsch. The texture is pure lushness. The wine is balanced, rich and like all great Southern Rhone wines, you can enjoy it now, or age it for more of a secondary, evolved experience. There is no touch of heat, this is just pure Chateauneuf pleasure. 95 Points

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2009 Domaine de Ferrand  (Châteauneuf-du-Pape) 92

Really nice wine, with loads of juicy ripe, kirsch flavors, olives and herbs, rich, seductive textures and a fresh, sweet, peppery cherry finish. 92 Points

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2007 Domaine de Ferrand  (Châteauneuf-du-Pape) 95

The nose, with its licorice, cherry, black raspberry, herb and wild strawberry profile is beautiful. On the palate, the wine is rich, full, deep and with darker fruit than expected. Lush and long, with ample, silky, ripe, but not overripe fruit in the finish, this is in its sweet spot. 95 Points

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Vibrant ruby in color, the wine pops with aromatics of kirsch, jam, charcoal, licorice and pepper. Richly textured, the sweet, fresh, strawberry, and black raspberry notes are pure and precise. Expressive, lively and supple, this is really singing at the top of its lungs today. This is a super wine in a really nice style. 95 Points

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